Joints of pectoral girdle

Joints of pectoral girdle

The joints uniting the scapulae and clavicles to each other and the latter to the sternum forming the superior limb girdle; these are the acromioclavicular and the sternoclavicular joints.

Synonym: articulationes cinguli membri superioris, joints of superior limb girdle, juncturae cinguli membri superioris.

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